You can access the MDM repository in your console session by first mounting it.
After mounting the repository you need to connect to it in order to view the repository's current type and state. Then you can perform various administrative functions on it.
The MDM server must be mounted in your console session in the running state before we can mount any repositories under it.
When you select the MDM server node in the hierarchy tree, the objects pane titled Repositories shows the list of mounted repositories. It displays both the type and state of only connected repositories.
Let us see how we can mount, unmount, connect, disconnect, load, and unload repositories in the following sections.